Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Is Coke off the Menu in the Rooney Household?

Is Coke off the Menu in the Rooney Household?

The fortunes of Wayne Rooney continue to resemble a roller-coaster ride.

With every peak there`s a trough and whilst Wayne looks to be heading off to Prague, with Coleen, to try and patch up his domestic situation, his antics have, according to a red-top Sunday tabloid, forced one of major sponsorship deals to collapse.

It would appear that Coca-Cola have pulled the plug on his £7 million deal. Apparently the company put a high value on family values and Wayne has, accordingly, paid the ultimate price.

Talking about the move, some quotes are provided from a US Marketing expert, who puts it into perspective, remarking,

"To lose a £7 million deal makes Wayne Rooney`s indiscretion the most expensive in history. What an incredible own goal. I can see why Coke have done it - he`s damaged goods."

Although the loss of the £7 million appears shocking, we shouldn`t imagine Wayne is down to counting his last few pennies just yet.

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Sunday October 3 2010
Time: 1:31PM

Comments

0
just love the headline though!
merlin
03/10/2010 15:32:00
0
Whats 7 mil to Rooney?
TheFamousNo7
03/10/2010 19:24:00
0
Coke's off the menu now is it? Don't forget to tell Rio that.
fifthcolumnblue
04/10/2010 09:58:00
0
naughty naughty - the PC police will have you!
Red Boy
04/10/2010 20:40:00
0
so do they buy Pepsi now?
JuvenileD
04/10/2010 21:15:00
0
Sorry redboy, couldn't resist!
fifthcolumnblue
04/10/2010 22:55:00
0
must admit the headline made me chuckle!
Al Billy
05/10/2010 20:22:00
0
Coca Cola hava a high value on family values what a lot of Balderdash that drink is CRAP ffs Jock Stein Barred in in the 60s why do so many people still buy this garbage.
dannybhoy46
06/10/2010 13:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Mourinho to United Rumours Gather Momentum

The 'Special One' believes he will be the next manager of Manchester United.

I Wonder Who'd Win?

It's a question we might not want to know the answer to!

AUDIO: UWS Podcast 144 - Chelsea away

I still can't believe United didn't take all three points at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

Times Running Out for Neville

Over in Spain our former defender, Gary Neville, faces what many feel could be a make-or-break couple of days.

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Chelsea (a)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea65%
Darmian0%
Blind0%
Smalling2%
Borthwick-Jackson5%
Carrick0%
Fellaini2%
Lingard5%
Mata5%
Rooney2%
Martial7%
Schneiderlin0%
Depay5%
Herrera2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 12:45PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Shrewsbury Town (a)
FA Cup
Feb 28 2016 2:05PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 8:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 6 2016 4:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)